Raymond Keane – actor

Raymond is a founding member of multi award winning Barabbas Theatre Company

Raymond’s work as clown, actor, writer and director has appeared in almost every Irish Theatre and on international stages – London, Edinburgh, Wales, France, Denmark, Africa (Zimbabwe and Zambia), Japan, New Zealand and U.S.A. (New York, Washington, Kansas, Chicago, New Hampshire, Colorado and Connecticut).

He continues to collaborate with Sarah Jane Scaife (Company SJ) on her ‘Beckett in the City’ project that continues to tour nationally and internationally. So far this work has been presented at Dublin Theatre Festival, Dublin Fringe Festival, Cork Midsummer Festival, Enniskillen and Paris Beckett Festivals, Barbican Beckett festival London, River to River Festival New York and Tokyo. Most recently he performed in Ulysses at The Abbey Theatre and Samuel Beckett’s Novella Company directed by Sarah Jane Scaife at Dublin Theatre Festival 2018.

Film and television appearances include Fair City, The Boy From Mercury, St. Patrick, Bloom, Sweety Barrett, Procession, The Lonely Battle of Thomas Reid, and Game of Thrones.

He teaches Theatre of Clown and Theatre Making at National University Ireland Maynooth, Gaiety School of Acting Dublin, The Lir Academy of Dramatic Arts Dublin and The Samuel Beckett School of Dramatic Arts Trinity College Dublin. He regularly mentors actors and artists.